‘Citizenship without Community’
Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010
The British Library Meeting Room 2
An international workshop hosted by the Open University
in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group
Welcome and introduction .
(Vicki Squire, Open University and Angharad Closs Stephens, Durham University)
Engin Isin (The Open University) Citizens without nations – (AUDIO HERE)
Panel 1: Politics without community
Joe Painter (Durham University) The politics of the neighbour – (AUDIO HERE)
Jonna Pettersson (Lund University)
Resisting sameness: political emancipation outside the community – (AUDIO HERE)
Andrew Schaap (Exeter University) – paper co-authored with Paul Muldoon (Monash University)
The Constituent Power of the Aboriginal Tent Embassy (Canberra, Australia)
Teresa Pullano (Science-Po and Italien Research Council)
A Postrevolutionary and Territorial European Citizenship (AUDIO HERE)
panel discussion .
Panel 2: Mobile citizenship
Cindy Weber (Lancaster University)
Desert Designs: Design, Citizenship, and Political Acts of Citizenship With/Out Community – (AUDIO HERE)
Rutvica Andrijasevic and Claudia Aradau (The Open University)
Unexpected citizens: sex work, mobility, Europe – (AUDIO HERE)
Umut Erel (The Open University) Beyond home – migrant mothers’citizenship – (AUDIO HERE)
Michael Janoshka (Spanish National Research Council)
Lifestyle migration and the practice of Citizenship. Conceptualizing the scales of political struggles in locations of leisure-oriented mobility
(Michael Janoshka was unable to attend)
panel discussion .
Étienne Balibar (University of California, Irvine) (AUDIO HERE)
The “impossible” community of the citizens: Past and present problems
Concluding words from Jef Huysmans .
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This event is sponsored by ENACT Project (Open University); CCIG Research Centre (OU); the BISA poststructural politics working group; POLIS Department (OU)